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Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Asus MG278Q 27"
Philips 242G5DJEB
Top 32%686 points
Top 32%
Top 1%1,006 points
Top 1%
Top 25%757 points
Top 25%
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Asus MG278Q 27"
Philips 242G5DJEB
Top specs and features

Apple LED Cinema Display 27" vs Asus MG278Q 27" vs Philips 242G5DJEB: 32 facts in comparison

1. response time

Response time is how long it takes for a display to change the state of pixels, in order to show new content. The less time it takes to respond, the less likely it is to blur fast-changing images.
12ms
Acer Predator XB2 (XB252Q) 24.5": 1ms
1ms
1ms

2. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
27"
Sharp LB-1085: 108"
27"
24"

3. every pixel has three subpixels

The device has a display with three full subpixels per pixel, resulting in a sharp and crisp picture. Pixels in some displays (like AMOLED) share one subpixel to preserve space. This can result in a less crisp, slightly blurred image.
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Asus MG278Q 27"
Philips 242G5DJEB
86% have it

4. power consumption operation

How much power the device consumes when it's switched on.
93.07W
Sharp LB-1085: 1.1W
38.7W
18.58W

5. has a HDMI output

Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Asus MG278Q 27"
Philips 242G5DJEB
61% have it

6. resolution

2560 x 1440px
Dell UltraSharp UP3218K: 7680 x 4320px
2560 x 1440px
1920 x 1080px

7. supports total tilt

Total tilt adjustment is the ability for the monitor head to move up and down. Tilt adjustment enables a user to change the viewing position of the display, creating a more comfortable view of the screen.
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Asus MG278Q 27"
Philips 242G5DJEB
84% have it

8. has an IPS screen

IPS (In-Plane Switching) is a technology used for LCDs. It was designed to overcome the main limitations of normal TFTs TN-matrices: relatively slow response times, small viewing angles and low quality color reproduction.
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Asus MG278Q 27"
Philips 242G5DJEB
33% have it

9. luminance

Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.
375cd/m²
Acer Predator X35 35" UW-UXGA: 1000cd/m²
350cd/m²
350cd/m²

10. has anti-glare

Anti-glare helps to reduce the external reflections of light coming from outside the display.
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Asus MG278Q 27"
Philips 242G5DJEB
28% have it

11. has an LED-backlit display

Uses LED backlighting, resulting in better image quality, more vibrant colors and richer blacks.
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Asus MG278Q 27"
Philips 242G5DJEB
80% have it

12. maximum horizontal viewing angle

Horizontal viewing angle is the maximum angle at which a display can be viewed with acceptable visual performance.
178º
Samsung C43J89 43": 178º
170º
170º

13. power consumption on standby

How much power the device consumes when shut down but still plugged in.
1W
Asus MB168B Plus: 0W
0.5W
0.5W

14. weight

10.8kg
Asus VX278Q 27": 4.5g
7.65kg
6.27kg

15. has a DVI connector

Devices that have a DVI connector (usually computers and notebooks) can be connected to the TV set.
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Asus MG278Q 27"
Philips 242G5DJEB
56% have it

16. Supports VESA mount

The VESA mount is a standard used by most manufacturers. A device that supports the VESA mount can be mounted on many different supports, from arms to wall mounts.
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Asus MG278Q 27"
Philips 242G5DJEB
70% have it

17. height

491mm
Asus VP228N 21.5": 3.9mm
368mm
517mm

18. thickness

207mm
LG 22EA53VQ: 5.5mm
233mm
63mm

19. width

650mm
Toshiba PA3923U-2LC3: 340.5mm
625mm
565mm

20. Has a swivel stand

A swivel stand allows you to adjust the position of the display left or right, so you can position it to the desired angle.
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Asus MG278Q 27"
Philips 242G5DJEB
35% have it

21. display colors

Number of colors that a display can accurately reproduce.
16.7m
Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27": 1074m
16.7m
16.7m

22. has a VGA connector

VGA connector is a widespread connector and is found on many video cards, computer monitors, and some television sets.
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Asus MG278Q 27"
Philips 242G5DJEB
76% have it

23. has stereo speakers

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Asus MG278Q 27"
Philips 242G5DJEB
30% have it

24. maximum vertical viewing angle

Vertical viewing angle is the maximum angle at which a display can be viewed with acceptable visual performance.
178º
Samsung C43J89 43": 178º
160º
160º

25. has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Asus MG278Q 27"
Philips 242G5DJEB
41% have it

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